1.    23 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Balayan, Batangas
    Posts : 391
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Start Button on my keyboard won't trigger to open start menu


    Title says it all, but why? Last time I was using Windows 7 it was still working fine. Now I noticed it stopped working when I upgraded to Windows 10. I'm not bothered by this but I'm just asking if this is normal?
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  2.    23 Aug 2016 #2

    Does the keyboard have a key to block start menu usage. So called game mode.
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  3.    23 Aug 2016 #3
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 10,250
    Windows 10 IoT

    Mine works, so no this is not normal. I have no idea why it doesn't work though? Does anything at all happen when you press it? What about + X, or + E, or + P ?
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  4.    23 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Balayan, Batangas
    Posts : 391
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Nope, it doesn't have anything blocking it. Tried all of the combinations you suggested alphanumeric, but it seems to me that the start button feels dead. Maybe the PS/2 port on the motherboard is failing. I've noticed some random stuck-up while I was playing Counter -Strike: Source where the lights of the numlock turns on and off and goes back to normal again. Thank you guys looks like I'm gonna buy a keyboard to be plugged in the USB port
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  5.    23 Aug 2016 #5
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 IoT

    PS2 keyboard? Must be getting old? Buying a new keyboard sounds like a good plan.
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